Thursday, October 19, 2017

House Democrats Blast Trump Administration’s Puerto Rico Rescue Response, Calling it...

by Kevin Schmidt and Casey Egan Medill News Service WASHINGTON -- Disgruntled House Democrats, led by House members of Puerto Rican descent, blasted the Trump administration’s...

President Trump Fires WH Chief of Staff, Reince Priebus and Picks...

Washington:  President Trump replaced Reince Priebus, with fmr Gen John Kelly, who was Secretary of Homeland Security, as his new White House Chief of...

Sean Spicer Resigns as White House Press Secretary in Protest of...

Washington:  On Friday, July 21, White House Press Secretary, Sean Spicer, resigned his position, in the wake of a decision by President Trump to...

Skokie, Illinois’ Holocaust Museum Wins National Award for Service and Education

by Jacob Rogers, Medill News Servie WASHINGTON- The Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center was honored this week as one of ten institutions to receive a...

US Senate Hearing on the Nomination of Christopher Wray to Serve...

Washington, July 12, 2017 - The Senate Judiciary Committee is hearing testimony on the appointment of Christopher Wray to serve as the new Director...

Over Many Years, Illinois Makes Its Mark in the Nation’s Capital

Washington -- In the nation's Capital, the reminders of Illinois' impact on US history are never far away. In this whimsical report, reporter, Marianna Brady,...

Illinois Congressman, Raja Krishnamoorthi, Leads Effort to Fund Career and Technical...

by Kara Voght, Medill News Service WASHINGTON— on Thursday, with the leadership of Illinois congressman, Raja Krishnamoorthi,  the US House of Representatives, in a rare...

TEXT of the Opening Statement Fmr FBI Director Comey Gave to...

Statement for the Record Senate Select Committee on Intelligence of James B. Comey, Fmr FBI Director June 8, 2017 Chairman Burr, Ranking Member Warner, Members of the Committee....

Efforts to Outlaw Forced Removal of Airline Passengers

From Washington:  Marianna Brady reports from Reagan International airport, on the impact the forced removal of passengers from a United flight is having on...

The Potential for a Coming US Government Shutdown

From Washington DC:  We talk with reporter David Jordan of the Medill School of Journalism, about the potential for the US Government to face...

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Mark Rhoads, Author of “Land of Lincoln:Thy Wondrous Story”

From the Pasfield House in Springfield: We talk with former Illinois State Senator Mark Rhoads about his book, "Land of Lincoln: Thy Wondrous Story"...

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